Welcome to Paper Twists Issue 22

It's Almost Easter!

Welcome to Paper Twists Issue 22 with an Easter theme.

I hope you enjoyed some fun on St Patrick's Day and had time to make a few folded paper shamrocks. For another few days, there is time to make some, but before too long I am supposing you will want to make some Easter projects, right?

What's your favourite crafty item to make for Easter?

Easter Cards

I love to make  little baskets for children, but I also love to make cards with a spiritual meaning.

This year I made a card using my new Brushos. Now THAT was fun! I combined this technique with some stamping too.

Then there are the  cute cards. I made these with my paper punches and embossing folders. I've seen this idea used on cupcakes as well.

Easter Ornaments

Another idea is to make 3-d Easter Egg ornaments with folded oval shapes cut from scrapbook paper. I think they look lovely especially as I used some paper with metallic accents. You can see them for more than hanging ornaments. Follow the link to see how to make them and other ideas for using them this Easter.

Easter Scrapbooks and a small Challenge:

If you love to scrapbook special events, don't forget to create an Easter layout. You could have it all ready before Easter, then print and crop your photos to add to your page. It isn't always necessary to scrap AFTER you have photos printed, is it? I decorated a whole album for the month of December once, without printing the photos till January.

As a challenge, try a double layout for Easter this year. I would love to see what you make. I did not take a photo of this entire two page spread, but I have pictures of each side:

You can show me your double spread layouts on the Themed scrapbook page.

I hope you enjoyed Paper Twists Issue 22

If you live in Australia, remember you can purchase your papercraft supplies from my SusanSalutations shop.

If you live in Stampin' Up! countries elsewhere in the world (Germany, England, Japan, New Zealand, Canada, USA, France, Holland) be sure to search for a Demonstrator in your area and s/he will be delighted to help you with supplies and projects.

Until next month. Happy paper crafting from all of us at PaperCraftCentral!

PaperCraftCentral Susan

Written and Created by PaperCraftCentral Susan

Return from Paper Twists Issue 22 to PaperCraftCentral Home Page

Your first paragraph ...

New! Comments

Have your say about what you just read! Leave me a comment in the box below.
Enjoy this page? Please pay it forward. Here's how...

Would you prefer to share this page with others by linking to it?

  1. Click on the HTML link code below.
  2. Copy and paste it, adding a note of your own, into your blog, a Web page, forums, a blog comment, your Facebook account, or anywhere that someone would find this page valuable.

Shop the latest Stampin' Up! Catalogue with me at my SusanSalutations shop

Shop with SusanSalutations

You can subscribe to, my monthly newsletter Paper Twists by entering your information in the box below:

You can unsubscribe from Paper Twists anytime with the link at the bottom of every email.

Follow Me!

Follow me on Facebook . You can see what I'm working on, chat with me and find out about Stampin 'Up! specials.

Follow me on Instagram . See how I craft on the road and catch a glimpse of the parts of Australia I have explored  with my hubby and faithful Craft Dogs.

The Five Most Popular Pages This Month Are: